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Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

MacDonough Monument

 
 
MacDonough Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
1. MacDonough Monument Marker
Inscription. MacDonough Monument Erected to commemorate the victory of Commodore MacDonough The Battle of Plattsburgh
 
Erected 1964 by N.Y. - VT. Interstate Commission.
 
Location. 44° 41.936′ N, 73° 27.075′ W. Marker is in Plattsburgh, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on Hamiliton Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plattsburgh NY 12901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Plattsburg Bay (approx. 0.2 miles away); Samuel Champlain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Heritage Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Zephaniah Platt Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battle of Plattsburgh Bay (approx. half a mile away); Officers' Mess Plattsburgh Barracks (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Plattsburgh.
 
More about this marker. Marker attached:
#18
Battle of Plattsburgh
Historic Trail
 
Also see . . .  Thomas MacDonough - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 31, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
MacDonough Monument image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
2. MacDonough Monument
MacDonough Monument 's Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
3. MacDonough Monument 's Plaque
This monument erected in 1926 and overlooking Plattsburgh Bay, commemorates the victory of Commodore Thomas MacDonough in the Battle of Plattsburgh, September 11, 1814 in this concluding naval engagement of the War of 1812. This plaque mounted by the Battle of Plattsburgh Day Commission was unveiled September 11, 1964 upon the 150th anniversary of the battle.
MacDonough Monument's Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
4. MacDonough Monument's Inscription
Erected to commemorate
the victory of
Commodore MacDonough
The Battle of Plattsburgh
September 11th 1814
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 743 times since then and 32 times this year. Last updated on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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